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Micro Loans for Small Business Startup
October 1, 2017

Micro Loans for Small Business Startup

In the United States, a whopping 543, new businesses are launched each month. Sadly, half of all start-ups aren’t able to keep their doors open for more than five years. The failure of many small businesses is due, in large part, to lack of funding. In the last several years, however, there has been a surge of microfinance institutions popping up across the…

Financial Assistance for Small Business Startup
August 8, 2017

Financial Assistance for Small Business Startup

The nation’s economic woes have made it tougher for small businesses to get loans and grants. The SBA’s (PDF) loan volume is edging up for fiscal 2013 over 2012, but it’s still down from 2011’s numbers. No statistical data is available for grants, but government budgets have been tight the past few years and many grant dollars are given by local and state governments…

Government Help to START Small Business
July 8, 2017

Government Help to START Small Business

An SBA guaranteed loan can help your business succeed. Yagi Studio/Photodisc/Getty Images Any entrepreneur might need government assistance in starting a business, as there are several aspects of a business to investigate to get off on the right foot. Local, state and federal agencies established compliance requirements and legal issues. Additionally an entrepreneur…

Most Profitable Small Business to START
June 20, 2017

Most Profitable Small Business to START

Not only will it give you a chance to establish yourself in the market but it will also help you make handsome money this year. These ideas for small business are not just money-making but also captivating at the same time. Through this article business amateurs will relish their work while enjoying their targeted economic benefits. Entrepreneurs must realize…

Money to START a Small Business
January 26, 2017

Money to START a Small Business

How much is it going to cost you to start the business you’ve dreamed of? In 2009, the Kauffmann Foundation estimated that the average start-up cost was approximately $30, . The truth is that no business is the same and many micro-businesses can get started for as little as $3, or less. These businesses are often home-based sole proprietorships with low upfront…

Best Small Business Loans for Startups
December 12, 2016

Best Small Business Loans for Startups

Despite what you might see on late-night infomercials or some websites, none of the SBA s loan programs involve free money, government grants or no-interest loans. In fact, the SBA doesn t even lend funds directly to entrepreneurs-you ll need to strike up a relationship with a loan officer at your local bank, credit union or nonprofit financial intermediary to…

How to START a Small Salon Business?
May 17, 2017

How to START a Small Salon Business?

If you’re committed to opening a salon, you’ll need more than an ounce of determination to get started. Here are a few things you’ll want to do before you open your shop: Make a business plan No business can function properly without a business plan. You need a roadmap, a document that will guide your business to success. It doesn’t have to be a long drawn out…

How to START a Small Trucking Business?
April 23, 2017

How to START a Small Trucking Business?

The trucking business can be very profitable, but it is incredibly competitive. Many truckers try to get into the business every year and end up failing. These five steps point you in the right direction and help you make the transition to becoming a business owner. Step 1: Get the right equipment Obviously, you need the right equipment for your company. Getting…

Starting a Small Business in Maryland
April 29, 2017

Starting a Small Business in Maryland

Sole proprietors who operate across state lines must comply with the laws of each state. Images Opening a small business in Maryland can be a time-consuming but ultimately rewarding process. Setting up your company requires registering its name, obtaining tax information and receiving a business license. Covering these basics will help you live out the dream…

Checklist for Starting a Small Business
June 6, 2016

Checklist for Starting a Small Business

You need a unique selling point (USP). It’s important that you define what makes your business different to the competition. Try to sum it up in two sentences – and memorize it. You ll use it every time you pitch to investors and potential customers Find a business mentor Whether it s a business advisor or a financial guru, find someone who will give you honest…

How to START a Small Investment Business?
May 8, 2017

How to START a Small Investment Business?

Start your own investment company properly so you can start attracting clients. future growth image by feisty from Fotolia.com If you have been working as a financial adviser for a company and are now ready to break out on your own, you may be looking to start your own investment company. This business provides services to help clients create personal financial…

START UP Capital for Small Business
February 28, 2017

START UP Capital for Small Business

You can have the best business idea of the century, but your cash register probably won’t be doling out angel’s wings (to quote It’s a Wonderful Life ) the day you open. Every new business should allow time to work out the kinks, learn from mistakes, and build a following. Time equals money. So how much money do you need to start your business? The majority of…

How to START a Small Eatery Business?
May 13, 2016

How to START a Small Eatery Business?

This article is part of our Restaurant Business Startup Guide—a curated list of articles to help you plan, start, and grow your restaurant business! Listen to the audio summary: If you’ve wanted to start a restaurant for years, it might be time to sit down and draw up a plan to open your own business. To help you create a recipe for success, we’ve put together…

Government Grants for Small Business Startups
October 19, 2015

Government Grants for Small Business Startups

Discover your program today! NEWS: For women but not just for women: The SBA has announced a new competition that includes cash awards totaling $30, ! They recognize the growing importance and numbers of women in the workplace and want to stimulate the development of products and services that have a big impact on women and families. They encourage entrepreneurs…

Starting a Small Business in Iowa
May 28, 2016

Starting a Small Business in Iowa

Choose a business name. File a trade name report with the county recorder. Obtain licenses, permits, and zoning clearance. Obtain an Employer Identification Number. To find out how to establish a sole proprietorship in any other state, see Nolo’s 50-State Guide to Establishing a Sole Proprietorship . 1. Choose a Business Name In Iowa, a sole proprietor may use…

Benefits of Starting a Small Business
January 8, 2017

Benefits of Starting a Small Business

Starting and running your own small business can be an exciting time in your career path. Not only can starting a small business benefit you personally, but it can also benefit you financially. Small businesses afford its owners several tax benefits to help you reduce your tax liability on an annual basis. Home Office Deduction If you use a portion of your home…

Government Grants to START a Small Business
March 15, 2017

Government Grants to START a Small Business

The federal government offers grants to qualifying small businesses. USA dollar sign image by Pete Linforth from Fotolia.com Identifying and acquiring operating capital is a major challenge for many small business owners. In many instances, an entrepreneur may not qualify for a loan or line of credit. In addition, he may not be able to secure money from individual…

Small Business START UP Grants Women
January 20, 2017

Small Business START UP Grants Women

Obtaining grants to finance a minority business takes a little persistence. dollars image by peter Hires Images from Fotolia.com Launching a small business can be challenging for anyone in any circumstance. For minority women, it can be even more difficult to get the support and financing it takes to become a success. Luckily, a number of government agencies-state…

How to START a Small Store Business?
April 20, 2017

How to START a Small Store Business?

Owning your own small business is a goal of many. You can be one of the few small business owners who make the dream a reality. You just need to understand what you are in for while you are in startup mode before you open your doors. While I don’t believe in build it and they will come , I do believe if you go in with your eyes open, you can have it all. I’ve…

Lucrative Small Business to START
April 11, 2017

Lucrative Small Business to START

Invest your talent and creativity into a low-cost business idea. Home Office image by Kathy Burns-Millyard from Fotolia.com Starting a business requires a significant investment. If you have a low start-up budget, however, you can focus on investing your time and talents rather than significant amounts of money. To enjoy the best chance of success with little…

Starting a Business in a Small Town
April 14, 2017

Starting a Business in a Small Town

Look around the community to see what need is not being met. If your idea is to start a printing business, scour the region to see who your competition is and what services they don t offer. Remember that you must have a passion for that type of work, since entrepreneurs work long hours. Research how much money, education and help you ll need for your small business…

START Business with Small Investment
April 8, 2017

START Business with Small Investment

List of creative and unique small business ideas you can start with little capital. Small business ideas abound around us. Are you looking for small business ideas to start in Hindi or India? Perhaps you are in a different region. You may be looking for small business ideas to start in USA, UK, Philippines or Nigeria. We have researched various small business…

Small Business START UP under $5000
January 23, 2016

Small Business START UP under $5000

You don’t always have to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to start a business, specially a home-based business. I have actually talked about starting a business for under $100 before. Today, I am going to share with you 50 business ideas– some home-based and some not — that you can start with less than five grand. Now, some of these business can be launched…

START UP Loans for Small Business
May 22, 2016

START UP Loans for Small Business

There are multiple loan types that can work for your startup business. Some businesses would do better with a business credit card, while others who can qualify would do great with an SBA loan, it all depends on your situation.One of the loan types business owners use for their startup isn’t technically a loan. Business credit cards can often be a great way to…

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